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Frazee, Steve 1909-1992

Overview
Works: 169 works in 540 publications in 4 languages and 11,998 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Western stories  Short stories  History 
Roles: Author, Creator, Other, Translator
Classifications: PS3556.R358, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Steve Frazee
 
Most widely held works by Steve Frazee
Hidden gold by Steve Frazee( Book )

17 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cowboy investigates the murder of a fellow cowboy in Colorado. Brock Sargent learns Pat Volpondo was working undercover for the railroad, possibly investigating a stolen gold shipment. He sets out to bring the killers to justice and find the gold
Ghost mine : a Western story by Steve Frazee( Book )

13 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rigdon Sadar has seven days to find a cache of high-grade ore that will prove that his grandfather, forty-five years earlier, did not steal
Tower of rocks : a western duo by Steve Frazee( Book )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Death rides this trail!: The story of Jake and Emma Breslin, who packed a covered wagon and headed west to find a new life. The journey took the family through brutal and violent land. When Jake is killed, everything changes for the Breslins--except their determination to continue on
Nights of terror : western stories by Steve Frazee( Book )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of short stories showcases Steve Frazee's ability to cover many different themes while capturing the American West with impeccable historical accuracy. In the title story, he blends elements of a gripping horror story within a Western setting. Because of rustling, ranchers have taken to posting a night guard at Big Ghost Basin. These guards are being killed -- and evidence points to a gigantic beast whose tracks match no known animal, and who has never been seen by anyone who is still alive
Cry, coyote by Steve Frazee( Book )

18 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When farmer John Sexton hit him, Irv Stalcup went down with the blow. But Sexton, and the crowd, watched in horror as Stalcup got up and started to move forward
Desert guns by Steve Frazee( Book )

9 editions published between 1957 and 1998 in English and Finnish and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He rode alone by Steve Frazee( Book )

20 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eddie blames the Snelling family for the death of his parents and sister during the wagon trip, and his cold and dangerous life is focused on slowly and terribly destroying the family
Spur to the smoke by Steve Frazee( Book )

7 editions published between 1955 and 2008 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old Roderick Vail, boss of the fabulous Black Diamond spread, was a killer with a long record of violence. He tried everything he could to make his son just as ruthless and tough a killer as he was--though all the past had ever brought him was bitter hatred and a world full of enemies. But Lee Vail wasn't having any of it. He wouldn't be a gunman. But his father was determined and pushed him hard. He called Lee a coward and prodded until he had Lee backed up against the proverbial wall. And that's when Lee stood up! He answered Roderick's taunts. Then he pulled his gun and mobbed in to fight, to kill, perhaps even to die
High cage by Steve Frazee( Book )

12 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There were five of them on that mountaintop -- five desperate, stubborn men pitting themselves against icy terrors to hack out a fortune from the frozen earth. They were five rugged, lonely men -- full of hope, and fear, and that strange violence that is bred of nerves and cold and pain. And suddenly there was Lenore -- a no-good faithless woman. Her appearance was the equivalent of tossing a match onto a keg of dynamite
Voices in the hill : western stories by Steve Frazee( Book )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These stories reflect Frazee's experience of the American West, his love of its history, and his uncanny ability to explore the demons that plague every human being
The best western stories of Steve Frazee by Steve Frazee( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1989 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The 11 stories collected here testify to the success of Steve Frazee, whose avowed aim, as stated in the biographical sketch on the jacket of his first major novel, "Shining Mountains," was to "write honest Westerns." Honest presentation is only one characteristic of Frazee's well-crafted tales. He tells a convincing, satisfying, and unusual story even when employing stock Western situations. A major strength is his understanding of the nuances of character, of how people are motivated, of the good and bad within each person, and of the conflicts between man and his environment. Drawing upon his years in the mountains of Colorado, he can vividly and realistically depict a variety of Western settings and do so in such a way that the settings assume a character of their own. The eerie Big Ghost Basin of "The Fire Killer," the high mountain country of "My Brother Down There," and the vast northern plains of "Great Medicine" confront us through his descriptions."--Publisher's description
Utah hell guns by Steve Frazee( Book )

14 editions published between 1951 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three painted wagons and a broke whiskey barrel, and a man shot dead in front of him - that was the way Reno Keegan saw this Utah. It was hell, a camp of drunken bully boys on one side, a range full of killers on the other. Reno Keegan was working on the rail line and tons of rock needed to be blasted through. Would he live to see the jobs he'd started be finished?
Shining mountains by Steve Frazee( Book )

10 editions published between 1951 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The men who came to Oro City in Colorado came for the gold. Young lay preacher Jonathan Romig and Mormon Heber Arnold led two bands of veterans from the Union and Confederate Armies into the valley of the Blue River -- two hostile camps uneasily united in the search for gold. Conflict was everywhere as men fought the elements and each other. "Shining Mountains is the story of the people who came on foot, behind wagons, and over treacherous mountain passes in search of the gold that very few every found
Tumbling Range woman by Steve Frazee( Book )

9 editions published between 1956 and 2005 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though the three toughest gringos in Texas ordered Dallas McQuiston to move on, seeing June Darland had changed his world. He had to have this woman, and if he had to fight for her, he was ready
Pistolman by Steve Frazee( Book )

16 editions published between 1952 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everyone had heard of Clay Arbuckle's reputation that followed him through the Dakota badlands, but Clay wanted to forget. He wanted to forget that the he was lonesome, and that no man trusted him, and most of all he wanted to forget that his gun had killed five men. But when he walked into South Fork the killing started all over again
Smoke in the valley by Steve Frazee( Book )

16 editions published between 1959 and 1998 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Gunsmoke western."
Look behind every hill : a western duo by Steve Frazee( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The secret of Kansas Gulch: The year is 1859 in Colorado Territory. Only Jay Meade knows the secret of Kansas Gulch. If anyone at Poverty Gulch discovers Kansas Gulch, there will be a rush to the new diggings and Meade will have to share the gold with all of the other miners
Four graves west : a western duo by Steve Frazee( Book )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author gives us two western classics which capture the flavor and spirit of the old West
Rendezvous by Steve Frazee( Book )

9 editions published between 1958 and 2005 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wily, brutal, untamed as the raw wilderness around him, Mordecai Price drove his battered wagon train with desperate fury. Shandy had betrayed them all - sold out the secret of the trading rendezvous. Now the journey becomes a vicious, killing race against time and treachery. The violent race also becomes a man's test of courage and a woman's awakening to love
A gun for Braggs' woman by Steve Frazee( Book )

16 editions published between 1966 and 2003 in English and French and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sapinero was a dead, cold whistle stop somewhere up in the mountains of the Cimarron in 1886
 
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Alternative Names
Frazée, Steve 1909-1992

Jennings, Dean 1909-1992

Steve Frazee Amerikaans schrijver van misdaadromans (1909-1992)

Languages
English (228)

Spanish (1)

Finnish (1)

French (1)

Covers
Ghost mine : a Western storyTower of rocks : a western duoNights of terror : western storiesCry, coyoteDesert gunsHe rode aloneSpur to the smokeHigh cage